The Enchanted Well (1903)
The Enchanted Well
Fantasy / Silent
Directed by Georges Méliès
The original French title is "Le Puits fantastique"
The film centers on a well in the middle of a town, where a man and mule stop to get water. Townspeople are seen walking past the village well. A haggard woman asks the man to provide her with anything, but he declines. The woman turns out to be a witch and puts a spell on the well. When the man goes to pour water, it turns into flames. Then a demon is on the well laughing at the man, followed by two snakes appearing from the side. At the well breaks up due to a dragon.